Articles Tagged “ruby tutorials”

  • GSwR VI: Stay Classy with Ruby

    GSwR VI: Stay Classy with Ruby

    This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Getting Started with Ruby Welcome to the last post in the Getting Started with Ruby series. In the previous post, we covered writing our own…

  • Ruby TCP Chat

    Today, we are going to build a little TCP ruby chat application using the ruby standard library Socket. I’m using ruby 2.0.0, and Ubuntu Linux 12.04LTS, but it should work on Mac OS too. I…

  • Making Links in Ruby

    You have an app that has a note field and you don’t allow HTML in that field. The users would like the ability to add links into that field. How about implementing a link discovery…

  • Common Trip-ups for New Rubyists, Part I

    Once internalized, Ruby is a fairly straightforward language. Until that happens, however, many potential converts are turned off by some of its more unusual aspects. This series hopes to clear up some of the confusion…

  • A Guide to the Ruby CSV Library, Part I

    Several weeks ago I needed to do something in Ruby that involved processing a large number of CSV files. I was happy to learn there was a good, comprehensive CSV library to make my job…

  • Natural Language Processing with Ruby: n-grams

    Natural Language Processing (NLP for short) is the process of processing written dialect with a computer. The processing could be for anything – language modelling, sentiment analysis, question answering, relationship extraction, and much more. In…

  • Getting Started with Ruby, III: Numbers and Logic

    Getting Started with Ruby, III: Numbers and Logic

    This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Getting Started with Ruby The last part of this series looked at strings and their methods, along with storing information as variables. We also wrote…

  • A Tour Through Random Ruby

    This article covers various ways that you can generate random (usually pseudo-random) information with Ruby. Random information can be useful for a variety of things, in particular testing, content generation, and security. I used Ruby…

  • Getting Started with Ruby

    This series is designed to introduce people to the wonderful Ruby programming language. It will cover the basics of programming as well as putting an application on the web. What is Ruby? Ruby is a…

  • Poster from the Words

    Seeking Lovecraft, Part 1: An introduction to NLP and the Treat Gem

    We just started Unknowable Horror LLC. Our plan is sift through the vast ocean of bytes that is the internet in order to find the next H.P. Lovecraft so that we can make a fortune…